This course is designed for middle schoolers. Students will learn grammar, poetry, literature, writing, and vocabulary to build upon the skills from English I and is designed to flow into the next course (English III). Grades 5th to 8th
English II Sample Class
Prerequisite is English I OR (1) the ability to recognize almost all parts of speech, (2) the ability to read at grade level, (3) the ability to write a series of related sentences to form a simple paragraph.
Visit www.royalfireworkspress.com to view Michael Clay Thompson’s Grammar Town, Caesar’s English I, Building Poems, Practice Town, and Paragraph Town (video about MCT’s books). Novels include Tuck Everlasting, The Giver, Number the Stars, The Swiss Family Robinson, Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, and various short stories provided by the instructor. ISBN numbers for the novels don’t matter.